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SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
(left to right) District Two Representative Ron Nelson, Diana Quigno-Grundahl, District Three Representative Frank J. Cloutier, Sergeant-at-Arms David Merrill Jr., Treasurer Gayle Ruhl, Sub-Chief Jennifer L. Wassegijig, Chief Theresa Jackson, Secretary Martha Wemigwans, Chaplain Alice Jo Ricketts, Mary Quigno, Samantha Chippeway and Luke Sprague.

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Employment Center

Healing & Remembering 2023
Published: 5/30/2023 2:13:00 PM - Boarding School

Please join us for the 89th Anniversary of the Mt. Pleasant Indian Industrial Boarding School closing.
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Sasiwaans Open Enrollment
Published: 5/30/2023 12:51:00 PM - Education Dept.

Sasiwaans Open Enrollment Sasiwaans is accepting applications Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 8 a.m. Sasiwaans has three Immersion Classrooms for 2, 3, and 4 year olds. Enrolling a child in Sasiwaans is a conscious choice for your child to learn Anishinaabe Language. There are requirements for parental/caregiver language learning also. Only complete applications will be accepted.
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Sewing Night has been cancelled
Published: 5/25/2023 9:06:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

There will not be sewing this evening, we will resume June 1, 2023 Sorry for the inconvenience
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Gardening Workshop
Published: 5/25/2023 8:15:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Tuesday, May 30, 2023 4 - 6 p.m. | 7th Generation (7957 E. Remus Rd., Mt. Pleasant, MI)
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Summer Youth Worker Program
Published: 5/25/2023 8:12:00 AM - Public Relations

The deadline for Summer Youth Worker applications is Monday, May 29th. For more information please contact Tribal Development Coordinator Betsey Alonzo at (989) 775-5643.
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Housing Complex Groundbreaking
Published: 5/24/2023 11:44:00 AM - Housing Dept.

Wednesday, May 31, 2023 10 a.m. | 6870 E. Broadway, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
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Elders Breakfast
Published: 5/23/2023 10:40:00 AM - Andahwod Senior Care

May 24th | 9am-10am | SCIT Elders – Free | Dine in - $6.00 | Take out - $8.00
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Live Webcast: Isabella Two Percent Distribution
Published: 5/23/2023 9:47:00 AM - 2% Distributions

The Isabella two percent distribution will take place Tuesday, May 23 at 10am, Public Relations staging area in Black Elk government offices.
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2023 Spring Saganing Two Percent Distribution
Published: 5/22/2023 2:58:00 PM - 2% Distributions

Please see attachment of Saganing two percent distribution that took place Monday, May 22 at 10am, Saganing Tribal Center.
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